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BSB40520

Certificate IV in Leadership and Management

Discover your potential in leadership and management with this mid-level qualification. You'll learn specialised skills that will help you to excel as a team leader or supervisor.

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TIME 1 year / Full Time NEXT START DATE 04 Oct 2022
STUDY LOCATIONS Gold Coast Darling Downs and South West Wide Bay Burnett North Queensland
WAYS TO STUDY On Campus Apprenticeships and Traineeships
WHAT YOU'LL PAY
JobTrainer
$50
Full Fee
$3,900
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Course overview

Accelerate your leadership or management career. TAFE Queensland understands that it takes specialised skills and knowledge to get ahead, and this course is designed to help you set yourself apart from the pack regardless of your industry.

According to the Australian Government's Job Outlook service, demand for office management roles is expected to experience stable growth over the next five years. This is a very large occupation with job opportunities available across a number of industries including construction, professional services, and education and training. 

This qualification is facilitated by expert teaching staff who have a high degree of industry connection and are able to guide you successfully through your studies. You will develop specialised knowledge which includes communicating effectively as a workplace leader, making a presentation, implementing an operational plan, customer service standards and continuous improvement.

Successfully completing this program will provide you with technical skills that can be applied to many roles in management and leadership.

What can I do?

  • Supervisor
  • Team Leader

Course outcome:

BSB40520 Certificate IV in Leadership and Management

Jobtrainer Funded Course

This course is eligible for JobTrainer funding, meaning it could be $50 for eligible school-leavers, young people and job seekers looking to develop new skills. Training is proudly delivered by TAFE Queensland and jointly funded by the Australian Government and Queensland Government. Learn more >

Flexible study options

TAFE Queensland understands the flexibility needed to fit your training in with your work arrangements. We deliver training in the workplace, online and in the classroom. With this range of options, we will ensure your training plan suits you and your employer.

What you will study.

The successful achievement of this qualification requires you to complete all core and 7 elective units from the list below.

  • UNIT CODE
  • UNIT NAME

  • UNIT CODE
  • BSBLDR411
    Demonstrate leadership in the workplace
    UNIT CODE :
    BSBLDR411
    Unit description :
    This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to lead teams and individuals by modelling high standards of conduct to reflect the organisation’s standards and values.
  • UNIT NAME
  • Demonstrate leadership in the workplace

  • UNIT CODE
  • BSBLDR413
    Lead effective workplace relationships
    UNIT CODE :
    BSBLDR413
    Unit description :
    This unit describes the skills, knowledge and outcomes required to use leadership to promote team cohesion. It includes motivating, mentoring, coaching and developing the team and forming the bridge between the management of the organisation and team members.
  • UNIT NAME
  • Lead effective workplace relationships

  • UNIT CODE
  • BSBOPS402
    Coordinate business operational plans
    UNIT CODE :
    BSBOPS402
    Unit description :
    This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to implement operational plans by planning and acquiring resources, monitoring and adjusting operational performance and providing reports on performance, as required.
  • UNIT NAME
  • Coordinate business operational plans

  • UNIT CODE
  • BSBXCM401
    Apply communication strategies in the workplace
    UNIT CODE :
    BSBXCM401
    Unit description :
    This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to facilitate and apply communication strategies in the workplace within any industry.
  • UNIT NAME
  • Apply communication strategies in the workplace

  • UNIT CODE
  • BSBXTW401
    Lead and facilitate a team
    UNIT CODE :
    BSBXTW401
    Unit description :
    This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to effectively lead and facilitate a team in a workplace within any industry.
  • UNIT NAME
  • Lead and facilitate a team

CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Robina
04 Oct 2022
1 year
Full time 2 days per week
Mixed mode
  • JobTrainer: $50
  • Full fee: $3,900
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Toowoomba
Anytime
up to 3 months
Part time
Recognition of Prior Learning
  • JobTrainer: $50
  • Full fee: $3,900
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Townsville (Pimlico)
Anytime
up to 1 year
up to 15 hours per week
Wednesday
Mixed mode
  • JobTrainer: $50
  • Full fee: $3,900
CAMPUS APPRENTICESHIP/TRAINEESHIP DELIVERY MODE
Gympie
Traineeship
WORKPLACE
DROP IN DAYS
BLOCK TRAINING
DAY RELEASE
MOBILE VAN
MIXED MODE
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Robina
04 Oct 2022
1 year
Full time 2 days per week
Mixed mode
  • JobTrainer: $50
  • Full fee: $3,900
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Toowoomba
Anytime
up to 3 months
Part time
Recognition of Prior Learning
  • JobTrainer: $50
  • Full fee: $3,900
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Townsville (Pimlico)
Anytime
up to 1 year
up to 15 hours per week
Wednesday
Mixed mode
  • JobTrainer: $50
  • Full fee: $3,900
CAMPUS APPRENTICESHIP/TRAINEESHIP DELIVERY MODE
Gympie
Traineeship
WORKPLACE
DROP IN DAYS
BLOCK TRAINING
DAY RELEASE
MOBILE VAN
MIXED MODE

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Certificate IV in Leadership and Management (BSB40520)
Payment Options

How can I pay for this course?

No matter what your circumstances, TAFE Queensland has a payment option to suit you. If you are unsure of what’s right for you, get in touch. We’re here to help. 

Payment plan

If you have difficulty paying for the full cost of a course upfront, you may be eligible for a payment plan.

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Upfront payment

This may be the full fee for the course, or the student contribution amount if you are eligible for a subsidy or concession.

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Important Information

Read this before applying.

Entry requirements

There are no formal entry requirements for this course.

Selection criteria

You will be required to complete the bksb to identify any Learning Support needs.

It is recommended that you have an understanding of basic business and technology concepts, which may have been acquired through previous training, qualifications and/or work experience in a business-related field.

You will be required to access and use technology to complete the learning assessment activities and resources within this course.

Resources Required

Robina campus

The Robina campus will be a BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) campus for general learning.  Students are able to access discounted pricing for device purchases via JB Hi-Fi.  TAFE Queensland will have some portable devices available for short term loan and there will also be a limited number of desktop computers located on-site that students will be able to access.  For all the details visit the BYOD page on our website.

Assessment Methods

Skill and knowledge assessments are an essential step in progressing through your course. You may be assessed in a number of ways while you are studying at TAFE Queensland, including observation, written assessment, questioning, portfolios, work samples, third-party feedback, and through recognition of prior learning. Read more about assessment methods.

Pathways

University Pathways.

If you want to go on to further study at university, TAFE Queensland has a pathway option to get you there. In many cases, completing one of our diplomas may give you a full year of credit towards a degree with one of our partner universities.

Learn more about University Pathways

  • James Cook University
  • Southern Cross University
  • University of Canberra
  • Griffith University
  • Queensland University of Technology
  • Federation University
  • University of Southern Queensland

How to Apply

Direct application

If you're ready to get started, simply hit the Apply Now button on your preferred course information page and get your application underway online. 

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) and credit transfers

Fast track your way to a formal qualification by earning credit for the things you already know. We can assess your skills, directly apply credits from previous successful study, and give you advanced standing in your course.

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